Soul on Ice

Laurel/Dell, 1992 - 192 pages
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The now-classic memoir that shocked, outraged, and ultimately changed the way America looked at the civil rights movement and the black experience.
By turns shocking and lyrical, unblinking and raw, the searingly honest memoirs of Eldridge Cleaver are a testament to his unique place in American history. Cleaver writes in Soul on Ice, "I'm perfectly aware that I'm in prison, that I'm a Negro, that I've been a rapist, and that I have a Higher Uneducation." What Cleaver shows us, on the pages of this now classic autobiography, is how much he was a man.

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I read this book in 1969. I had read Martin Luther King's Why We Can't Wait five or so years earlier, while in high school in a small Midwestern town. By 1969, I had studied in Europe and was ... Consulter l'avis complet

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It's hard to know how many "stars" to give a book that's both important and in some ways evil. Cleaver's essays and letters from Folsom prison in the 60's are a vital snapshot of a strain of radical ... Consulter l'avis complet

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Letters From Prison
The Christ and His Teachings
A Day in Folsom Prison
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